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French door

a door having glass panes throughout or nearly throughout its length.
Also called casement door.
Origin of French door
First recorded in 1920-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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French doors

plural noun
(US & Canadian) a pair of casement windows extending to floor level and opening onto a balcony, garden, etc Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) French windows
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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